Customer Growth & Development

Business Development


The purpose of the Business Development Committee is to provide opportunities to share in experiences, lessons learned, challenges, and successes of SGA member companies. This committee explores ways to help members grow their businesses and thrive. Focuses on identifying policy opportunities and impediments to sustaining and growing demand for U.S. natural gas resources in targeted markets, reviewing legislative and regulatory policy and market designs that leverage the full value of natural gas.

Who We Are?  Natural Gas Industry who are strategic thinkers, leaders, and decision makers within member companies.

What We Do? Provide networking and educational opportunities to industry peers through awards programs, best practice sharing and educational development for SGA events.

Where We Meet? The group meets virtually through webinars, in person at planning meetings and conferences, and for monthly committee calls.


  • Scott Kimery, Associate Committee Member | HDR Engineering
  • Ray Brown, Associate Committee Member | Pipeline Equipment, Inc.
  • Brent Straub, Associate Committee Member | Magnolia River
  • Shih-Shin Chou, Associate Committee Member | Bruest Catalytic Heaters
  • Stanley Evans II, Member | Xcel Energy
  • Natalia Norko, Member | Washington Gas
  • Kyle Geiger, Member | Southern Star Central Gas Pipeline Inc.
  • Justin Tomlijanovic, Member | Xcel Energy
  • John Ware, Member | Arkansas Oklahoma Gas Corporation
  • Garrett Shuman, SGA Staff Liaison | Southern Gas Association
  • Hayden Michael Peer, Associate Committee Member | Allan Edwards
  • Andy Shingledecker, Associate Committee Member | Campos EPC, LLC
  • Adam Murray, Associate Committee Member | WeldFit
  • Alex Ross, Member | Southern Star Central Gas Pipeline Inc.